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Saturday, December 17, 2016

Uterine Evacuation with Misoprostol

This training manual provides clinical guidance on the use of misoprostol for uterine evacuation for women with incomplete or missed abortion. More »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Expanding roles of providers in safe abortion care: A programmatic approach to meeting women’s needs

This brief examines the key results from expanding abortion service provision to midlevel providers in 10 Ipas country programs throughout Asia and Africa, including a global analysis of programmatic data from all 10 countries and two case ... More »

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Police as partners in improving abortion access

Police officers can be important allies in efforts to improve women’s access to safe abortion care. Ipas has worked with police in Ghana and other countries since 2009, and in the newly published manual, A Practical Guide for ... More »

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

In Bolivia, Ipas trains police and judicial workers on legal provisions for abortion

Ipas Bolivia has launched a new initiative to increase women’s access to safe, legal abortion services in the public health system—an important step forward just two years after Bolivia’s highest court ruled to end a ... More »

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

A practical guide for partnering with police to improve abortion access

This guide is a resource for advocates, trainers, project managers and technical advisors who design programs and workshops to engage police on abortion issues. Drawing on the work of Ipas and other organizations, it offers practical ... More »

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Ipas issues 2016 updates to clinical abortion guidance

Ipas’s fourth annual publication of Clinical Updates in Reproductive Health continues to offer the most up-to-date, evidence-based recommendations on comprehensive abortion care—and three new topics were added in 2016. The ... More »

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Pakistan Woman-Centered Postabortion Care: Reference Manual

Reference manual for training health-care professionals on safe postabortion care in Pakistan, adapted from the second edition of Ipas’s Woman-Centered Postabortion Care Reference Manual. More »

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Meet the expert: Global health systems guidance, curricula and service delivery tools

Katherine L. Turner, MPH, Ipas senior health systems advisor, heads a multi-disciplinary team to develop, review and update Ipas’s global health systems guidance, training curricula and service delivery tools. For over a decade, ... More »

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Steps for performing manual vacuum aspiration using the Ipas MVA Plus® and EasyGrip® cannulae

This illustrated wallchart presents a clear, easy-to-read, 10-step guide to performing uterine evacuation using the Ipas MVA Plus® and Ipas EasyGrip® cannulae. More »

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Processing Ipas MVA Plus® Aspirators and Ipas EasyGrip® Cannulae (For international use)

This wallchart outlines the steps for correctly processing and cleaning the Ipas MVA Plus and Ipas EasyGrip cannulae. More »

Thursday, November 6, 2014

Making high-quality abortion care a priority—even in the world’s most remote regions

How does quality improvement become part of the routine, ongoing process of providing abortion-related care? At Ipas-supported training and service delivery sites around the world, that question is getting special attention—and the ... More »

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Saving and enhancing women’s lives

This brochure describes the impact Ipas has made on saving and enhancing women's lives over 40 years. More »

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Youth act for safe abortion: A training guide for future health professionals

This guide is a resource for future health professionals who want to learn about and engage in abortion issues. Abortion is a critical but often neglected area of women’s rights, women’s health and health science education. The guide was ... More »

Monday, June 30, 2014

Clinical Mentoring and Provider Support for Abortion-Related Care

This training manual is for clinical mentors and others providing clinical and programmatic support to health-care providers offering abortion-related care. It includes content, activities and materials to improve their knowledge, ... More »

Monday, June 30, 2014

Clinical Mentoring and Provider Support for Abortion-Related Care (Related Resources)

This training manual is for clinical mentors and others providing clinical and programmatic support to health-care providers offering abortion-related care. It includes content, activities and materials to improve their knowledge, ... More »

Monday, April 21, 2014

Woman-Centered, Comprehensive Abortion Care Trainer’s Manual, Second Edition

This manual is a resource for trainers who lead training courses for health-care workers delivering all elements of woman-centered, comprehensive abortion care, including postabortion care. It contains all of the instructions and materials ... More »

Friday, February 14, 2014

Woman-centered postabortion care: Reference manual, Second Edition

This manual is designed to prepare health-care workers to provide women with high-quality postabortion care services.  It is useful for a broad audience—including clinicians, trainers, program managers and outreach workers. It ... More »

Friday, January 17, 2014

Joe Cherabie: Why medical students need training on safe abortion

Ipas works with the International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA) to train medical students from around the world on the importance of safe abortion access for women's health. Here, Joe Cherabie, a medical student in ... More »

Monday, December 30, 2013

Cephas Avoka: Why medical students need training on safe abortion

Ipas works with the International Federation of Medical Students Associations (IFMSA) to train medical students from around the world on the importance of safe abortion access for women's health.   Here, Cephas Avoka, a medical ... More »

Monday, December 23, 2013

Expanding the Provider Base for Abortion Care: Findings and Recommendations from an Assessment of Pre-Service Training Needs and Opportunities in Bangladesh

In 2012, Ipas undertook an assessment in Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan to determine the specific needs and gaps in the pre-service education systems for midlevel providers and to identify opportunities, strategies and ... More »

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